Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd — Fuso Truck Models FP74, FS72, FV70 and FV74 MY2019
What are the defects?
A poor quality weld between the drum and end plate sections of the fuel tank could crack, resulting in a fuel leak.
What are the hazards?
If fuel comes into contact with a heat source, it may ignite, resulting in an engine fire that may cause serious injury or death of vehicle occupants and/or other road users.
What should consumers do?
Owners should contact an Authorised Daimler Commercial Vehicle Dealer to make a booking to have their fuel tank inspected and replaced free of charge, if required.
A complete list of authorised dealerships can be found at https://www.fuso.com.au/ or owners may phone 1800 033 557.
Authorised Daimler Truck and Bus Dealers
- 1 April 2019 - 31 December 2019